Four people were killed and three others injured after a fire broke out in a factory in east China's Fujian Province Sunday morning, local authorities said, Trend reports citing Xinhua.
According to the information office of Nan'an City government, the local fire department received report at around 2:30 a.m. that a sanitary product plant caught fire.
Related departments and staff were sent to the site to put out the fire and rescue people there. The fire was extinguished at 4:00 a.m.
The three injured have been sent to hospital for treatment.
The building that caught fire is a seven-storeyed building and the accident took place on the fifth floor, the government said.
Further investigation into the cause of the fire is underway.